2,428 dengue patients hospitalized in 24 hrs

DHAKA, A total of 2,428 patients were admitted to

different hospitals across the country during the last 24 hours, said a

government statement.

Currently, 8,707 patients are undergoing treatment at different hospitals

across the country.

Of them, 5,389 were admitted to private and public hospitals in the

capital and 3,318 were admitted to different hospitals outside Dhaka, said

the statement quoting the emergency and operation centre and the control room

under the Director General of Health Services.

A total of 23 people died while 23,610 people returned home from hospital

after receiving treatment since January last.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)